Bowl

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 53

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 34.5 cm (2 3/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2629

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Slate. Broken, incomplete, two knob handles.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry).1919:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition